Symphonic Essentials

About this playlist

From stirring openings to flourishing finales and all the beautiful themes in between, this list will guide you through the evolution of the symphony from its beginnings in 18th Century Germany through to today. Drawing on themes as diverse as love and war, and inspired by everything from travel to grief, the symphony is an enduringly fascinating musical form.

Tracklist

Curated by

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

About this playlist

From stirring openings to flourishing finales and all the beautiful themes in between, this list will guide you through the evolution of the symphony from its beginnings in 18th Century Germany through to today. Drawing on themes as diverse as love and war, and inspired by everything from travel to grief, the symphony is an enduringly fascinating musical form.

Curated by

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

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